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Posted in Acoustic Guitars, Gear, Percussion    //    Post Date - August 25, 2014

Pro Music Australia’s walls were jammed packed with guitars at AMAC 2014 on the Gold Coast. Taking pride of place were the fabulous Takamine guitars. Richard Douglas shows us the G Series in a video below, as well as the latest Fiesta student classical from ARIA. Also impressive on the…

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Posted in Gear, Sound (PA, mixer, mics, recording)    //    Post Date - August 24, 2014

Galactic Music is a wholesaler which has come a long way in a short time. At AMAC this year Managing Director Paul Goldsmith and General Manager Chris Cumming were on stand to talk up their line of quality gear. Of note was Behringer’s Europort MPA40BT-Pro Portable PA system which connects…

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Posted in Gear, Keyboards (digital & acoustic)    //    Post Date - August 24, 2014

Steve, Leigh and Ehsan at Innovative music were busy over the AMAC weekend displaying some state of the art gear from brands such as Kurzweil, Carl Martin, Kemper, Novation and BITWIG to name a few. Impressive was the Carl Martin custom amp, hand wired in Spain and built specifically to…

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Posted in Accessories, Gear    //    Post Date - August 24, 2014

Melbourne based company The Resource Corporation is an interesting wholesaler. TRC (as they’re more affectionately known) may not deal in flashy guitars, amps and keyboards but what they do distribute is really cool stuff that musicians couldn’t get by without. They deal in the stands you place your instruments on,…

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Posted in Acoustic Guitars, Gear, Percussion    //    Post Date - August 22, 2014

The guys from Brisbane based wholesaler National Music  were busy on stand talking retailers through the company’s fine range of gear at AMAC 2014. On hand to assist Managing Director, Mike McMahon were guests Tony Flatt from Tanglewood guitars and Warren Redman from Elixir strings. Warren told Australian Musician that…

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AMAC 2014 – CASIO rocks stand with Soda

Posted in Gear, Keyboards (digital & acoustic)    //    Post Date - August 15, 2014

The guys from Casio Sound Technology grabbed some prime real estate at AMAC setting up right next to the entrance door. On show was their awesome range of XW synths, CTK entry level models, the impressive PX5S stage piano and the very cool XW-J1 all-in-one VJ/DJ controller for iOS devices…

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AMAC day 3, socials and wrap up

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - August 12, 2014

                                                  DAY 2 NIGHT EVENTS, DAY 3 TRADE FLOOR When we last reported, AMAC delegates were about to head to the marquee for the ‘Soiree’. As…

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AMAC Day 2

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - August 10, 2014

AMAC 2014 eased into day 2, not with a whimper but a bang. Delegates attending the morning breakfast session not only got to experience a wonderful acoustic performance by Vince Contarino and were presented with valuable social media information by Tim Martin but additionally, were offered the chance to join…

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AMAC Day 1

Posted in Blog    //    Post Date - August 9, 2014

AMAC Day 1 The Australian Music Association Convention or AMAC as it’s more commonly known is the gathering of Australia’s music product industry at Jupiters on the Gold Coast. It’s where music retailers, wholesalers, artists, trainers, international guests and an assortment of other industry people come together to network, display…

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